Fall 2021 Program Registration

Programs that run September to December are now open for viewing online!

See below to view all programs

Fall registration starts on Saturday, August 21.
In person at the Centre
Online at www.recreation.vancouver.ca
By phone 604-257-8195 ext 1

The safety of our patrons and our staff is our top priority, and we are committed to offering a safe recreation experience. We’re having fun and keeping it safe. #RestartSmartVancouver ⠀

Social

Ballroom Dancing (55+ yrs)
Join our hosts, Gabriel and Catherine for an afternoon of social dancing. This is a social group, please register at the front office and check in at the room entrance.  No class Oct 10.
Instructor: Gabriel And Catherine Yam
Su         Sep 26-Dec 19             1:30 PM-3:30 PM
366642                                                 Free

Creative Endeavours (55+ yrs)
All are welcome to visit and participate in painting, drawing or your medium of choice. No instructor, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and experienced alike. Some materials are available to share. Bring your own supplies and help us grow.
Instructor: No Instructor
Tu        Sep 21-Dec 21 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
369197                                                 Free

Duplicate Bridge Practice (55+ yrs)
Get a feel for duplicate bridge, typically playing 3 rounds of at least 6 pre-dealt hands with various partners. Pace of play attempts to approximate a real duplicate setting. A working knowledge of bidding and scoring is required as this is a non-instructional program. Facilitated by volunteers. No class Oct 11.
Instructor: No Instructor
M          Sep 27-Dec 20 12:15 PM-3:00 PM
369192                                                 $0.95/drop-in

Writers’ Group (55+ yrs)
Join our self-directed writing group. Use this time to write in your own way: Reflections on life memoir, stories of the “old days”, or moments of inspiration. Share your work in a safe and friendly space and build from suggestions. Please note, this program takes place every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.
Instructor: No Instructor
W         Sep 22-Dec 22 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
369226                                                 Free

Fitness & Health

Osteofit for Life (Tue-Anne / Fri-Bill) (55+ yrs)
Emphasis is on improving posture, alignment, strength, balance coordination and agility through safe and specific movements in a comfortable, fun environment.  Participants must complete a medical form signed by their family physician.  No drop ins.
Instructor:  Bill Galloway, Anne 0’Sullivan
Tu F     Sep 7-Oct 26   10:30 AM-11:30 AM
369214                                                 $60/15 sess
Tu F     Oct 29-Dec 17 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
369223                                                 $60/15 sess

Zumba Gold (55+ yrs)
ZUMBA® Gold is a low impact dance – fitness class for beginners and seniors that uses zesty Latin music, Salsa, Cha Cha, Cumbia, Merengue, Rock n’ Roll, (including Twist and Charleston), with easy to follow moves to create a dynamic and fun fitness class. Zumba® Gold strives to improve your balance, strength, flexibility and most importantly the heart. It is a “feel happy” workout that is great for both the body and the mind. $15.00 drop in, if space permits. www.zumbavancouver.ca.
Instructor: Zumba Vancouver
W         Sep 22-Oct 27 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
369247                                                 $82.50/6 sess
W         Nov 3-Dec 8     2:00 PM-3:00 PM
369253                                                 $82.50/6 sess

Sports

Pickleball Beginner (50+ yrs)
Get active on the court with Pickleball.  This sport combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis.  It is fun and an easy to learn sport that will have you coming back for more!  Please note that this program is non-instructional. In-person drop-in sign up starts 30 minutes before the start time. All equipment supplied.  Maximum of 8 players. $3.81 drop in, if space permits.
Instructor: No Instructor
Sa         Sep 25-Oct 30 2:15 PM-3:45 PM
369230                                                 $11.40/6 sess
Sa         Nov 6-Dec 18   2:15 PM-3:45 PM
369233                                                 $13.30/7 sess